MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02)

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 97%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (71st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 29 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 91.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics58.9% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive303% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
SystemMicro-Star MS-7C02
MotherboardMSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02)  (all builds)
Memory13.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit barev
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20201130
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 14 '21 at 18:15
Run Duration219 Seconds
Run User CZE-User
Background CPU7%
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 PC Performing above expectations (71st percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 3600-$200
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
91.2% Outstanding
Memory 84.3
1-Core 136
2-Core 272
92% 164 Pts
4-Core 527
8-Core 854
88% 690 Pts
64-Core 1135
76% 1135 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 91.2%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 590-$200
CLim: 1545 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 20.10.35.02
Performing below potential (39th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
58.9% Above average
Lighting 71.7
Reflection 67.6
Parallax 98.2
58% 79.2 fps
MRender 67.9
Gravity 75.9
Splatting 53.2
60% 65.7 fps
Poor: 54%
This bench: 58.9%
Great: 68%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$70
276GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 955 665 668 669 665 617 MB/s
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
303% Outstanding
Read 2,579
Write 2,359
Mixed 1,532
SusWrite 706
400% 1,794 MB/s
4K Read 69.4
4K Write 186
4K Mixed 94
324% 117 MB/s
DQ Read 1338
DQ Write 1,214
DQ Mixed 1256
948% 1,269 MB/s
Poor: 197%
This bench: 303%
Great: 316%
Samsung 750 EVO 250GB-$100
219GB free
Firmware: MAT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 394 230 234 234 232 232 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
117% Outstanding
Read 511
Write 488
Mixed 391
SusWrite 259
92% 412 MB/s
4K Read 43.8
4K Write 116
4K Mixed 60.2
205% 73.5 MB/s
DQ Read 388
DQ Write 362
DQ Mixed 339
264% 363 MB/s
Poor: 67%
This bench: 117%
Great: 115%
WD Green 1TB (2010)-$152
217GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 58 57 62 62 62 63 MB/s
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
38.5% Below average
Read 73.6
Write 72.6
Mixed 25
SusWrite 60.6
42% 57.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 0.4
4K Mixed 0.4
81% 0.5 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 38.5%
Great: 61%
Samsung HD103SI 1TB-$80
881GB free
Firmware: 1AG01118
SusWrite @10s intervals: 105 102 99 104 104 100 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
56.6% Above average
Read 94.7
Write 55.9
Mixed 57.1
SusWrite 102
57% 77.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.8
151% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 56.6%
Great: 60%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown BL8G32C16U4B.M8FE 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3400 MHz
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
92.8% Outstanding
MC Read 37
MC Write 25.6
MC Mixed 36.7
95% 33.1 GB/s
SC Read 27
SC Write 25.3
SC Mixed 36.7
85% 29.7 GB/s
Latency 73
55% 73 ns
Poor: 72%
This bench: 92.8%
Great: 112%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02) Builds (Compare 65,259 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 88%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02) - $125

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $868
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